NOT GET ENOUGH OF THESE GORGEOUS ROSES. SO HERE ARE SOME MORE
DAVID AUSTIN ROSES FOR 2007
CROWN PRINCESS MARGARETA:
Tall, slightly arching shrub rose
for the back of the border. Large apricot -orange roses. 5 ft X 4.5
ft. as a climber grows to 10 ft.Fragrance is strong and fruity.
Medium size deep open cupped rich apricot pink roses that fade on
the outer petals to pale apricot. Fruity fragrance with a hint of
lemon. Upright bushy for the front of the border. 3 ft. x 2 ft. Very
HAMILTON: Flower buds are
red with splashes of orange opening to tangerine orange inside the
petals and yellow orange on the outside. Strong fruity fragrance
with hints of pear grape and citrus. Bronzy green leaves becoming
dark green. Upright and bushy 4ft. x 3 ft. Very hardy.
neat arching branches makes a symmetrical mound 2.5 ft x 2.5ft.Roses
are rose pink with a lilac tinge and old rose fragrance. Maybe grown
as a short hedge with perennials or in warmer climates in
Deep pink flowers with an old rose fragrance. Tough hardy rounded
shrub with slightly arching stems. Pruned lightly it becomes tall
for the back of the border. Pruned hard it becomes 4 ft x 3 ft.
AUSTIN ROSES HARDY TO US ZONE 4
Rosettes of soft peachy pink. Fragrance is fruity tea rose scent.
Size is 5ft. x 5ft. or climbing to 8ft.
continually throughout Summer and Fall with medium sized warm pink
roses. Fragrance is old rose with a suggestion of almond and lilac.
Size is 4ft. x 3ft.
rounded shape plant with rich golden yellow full-petalled cups.
Fragrance is tea scented with a hint of sauterne wine and
strawberry. Size 4.5 ft. x 4.5 ft. or climbing to 6 to 8 ft.
ROSE: Mary Rose.
Rose Pink roses. Old rose fragrance with a hint of honey and
almonds. Good bushy plant 5 ft x 4 ft. Good Hardiness.
ASMA: Blooms are
delicate blush pink paling tom almost white outer petal tips. Blooms
are almost continuous and have a strong fruity fragrance with notes
of white grapes and mulberry. Size 4 ft. x 3 ft.
DARBY: Very large
apricot - pink roses becoming tinted with pink as they age.
Fragrance is fruity. Repeats blooms well. 5 ft x 5 ft or climber to
8 ft. Good winter hardiness.
flowering large bush with arching branches. The flowers are
rosette-cupped flowers in soft apricot paling to cream and finishing
up reflexed. Their fragrance is that of Tea roses. 4 ft. X 3 ft.
sized rich pure yellow roses. Fragrance is a fresh tea rose scent
with a cool violet character. Upright bushy 5 ft. x 4 ft. As a
climber easily to 10-12 ft. Disease Resistant Foliage
Sport of Mary
Rose. It has all the great attributes Of Mary Rose but the flowers
are a softer shade of pink. It repeat blooms quickly and forms an
attractive shaped shrub. Size is 4 ft. x 4 ft.
sized light to medium pink roses with a strong old rose fragrance.
Almost never without flowers. It is a small shrub and bushy to 4 ft.
x 3 ft. It has been considered by Austin Roses as being completely
Flowers are a medium sized with soft yellow colourings. Roses are
held upright on strong necks. The Plant is compact, bushy and
slightly spreading .It repeat blooms. Fragrance is that of a Tea
Rose.3ft. x 2.5 ft.
rosette shaped flowers of a rich glowing pink. Roses have a strong
quintessential rose fragrance. Upright and vigorous growth to 4.5 ft
x 3.5 ft as a climber to 8 ft. Very winter hardy.
Bright crimson roses freely produced and with remarkable continuity.
Light scent at first but as the flower ages it 's fragrance changes
to old rose fragrance. 4.5 ft x 4 ft Good winter hardiness.
Medium sized flowers of
a lovely soft pink that pales with age eventually revealing a green
eye. Strong fragrance of old rose with hints of apple cucumber and
violet leaf. Flowers almost continually early Summer to late
Autumn. Bushy plant 3.5
ft x 2.5 ft.
This is the white version of Mary Rose. Has all the good qualities
of it's parent. Blooms at regular intervals. Excellent for beds
borders or hedges. Size 4 ft. x 4 ft.
On December 30, 2006
Sophie from Brooklyn Ontario Canadian Zone 5a or 5b called my radio
show with her recommended varieties that she grows in her garden.
Molineux but takes two years to establish in her garden.